Workaround for "aactomp3"

Chris Marriott skymap62 at
Tue Mar 14 07:55:47 PDT 2017

Thank you, penguin, that's extremely helpful.

A final question if I may: to download radio programmes I previously used 
"--mode=flashaacstd". What is the nearest equivalent to this with 2.99, 



-----Original Message----- 
From: SquarePenguin
Sent: Tuesday, March 14, 2017 2:43 PM
To: get_iplayer at
Subject: Re: Workaround for "aactomp3"

On 14/03/17 14:38, Chris Marriott wrote:
> For downloading radio programs I
> relied on the "aactomp3" option to automatically generate MP3 files, but
> this has been removed from v2.99.

There is a wiki article dedicated to addressing this issue:

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